Latest SmartPhones News

Latest SmartPhones News

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A smartphone is a mobile phone built on a mobile operating system, with more advanced computing capability and connectivity than a feature phone.The first smartphones combined the functions of a personal digital assistant (PDA) with a mobile phone. Later models added the functionality of portable media players, low-end compact digital cameras, pocket video cameras, and GPS navigation units to form one multi-use device. Many modern smartphones also include high-resolution touchscreens and web browsers that display standard web pages as well as mobile-optimized sites. High-speed data access is provided by Wi-Fi and Mobile Broadband.

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Chinese Smartphone Maker Hires Google Executive

At Google, he has served as the vice president overseeing the product team for Google's Android mobile operating system, which is used by the vast majority of smartphones in China. “He's a significant figure in the industry, a significant figure at …

Smartphone Evolution
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I finally made the move to an iPhone and, after the first week, am loving it. This is just a macro of my new favorite stacked on top of a couple of "dead" smartphones gathering dust in a drawer … a Blackberry Curve (which was so-so) and a Palm Treo (which was a terrific phone at the time). A couple of other smartphones I’ve gone through over the years missing from the pile include a Windows-version of a Palm Treo (which was the worst smartphone ever made) and a early Samsung touchscreen, which was a hot item when it came out 10 years ago.

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Prop up your smartphone for easy viewing with the Keyprop

You can rotate your smartphone or use your keys to change the angle of orientation as well. The Integral Design folks state that the Keyprop is designed to support devices that are less than 1/2 inch thick, which includes minimal cases for some …

Motorola Razr i smartphone
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Smartphones have become the handheld of choice due to their many capabilities, but there’s still a use for less-capable basic cell phones.

Facebook Smartphone
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Facebook has been silently working on it’s upcoming smartphone; if we go with the rumors! For the time, Michal Bonikowski created a concept of the phone and gave us an idea of what the device could potentially look like.

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